Tag Archives: Sexologist

Disputes – Part 2

I find it kind of ironic that the storm of angry tweets insisting that aces are not welcome and do not belong not just in “queer” spaces but also “safe spaces” all started because I responded to this tweet: “…i’m … Continue reading

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Dear Dr. Ruth… #Asexuality

A few days ago this gem of an advice column from Dr. Ruth (@AskDrRuth) came across my virtual desk: Q: I’m a 25-year-old heterosexual woman with absolutely zero libido. I have never cared about sex, and it is beginning to … Continue reading

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“…I think I’ve been unclear…” (idle musing)

After class today I stole a few minutes with 2 students to try and better answer their questions or address their comments from yesterday, with varying success in both cases. In the 2nd case (which, yes, I’m addressing first) I … Continue reading

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The June Survey is Up! Topic: You & the LGBT(+++) Community.

The June survey is up and since it’s Pride month I’ve been hearing lots of interesting discussions about the LGBT community and I’d love to get more perspectives. The survey is 3 pages, you can see the content of the … Continue reading

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Resources for the Asexual & Kinky

***Updated 12/2/2011*** I heard through the grapevine that there’s a kinky ace out there looking for resources so I thought I’d put together my favorite Kinky Ace specific resources. If you have more please share them in the comments! Blogs: … Continue reading

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Brief overview of the SSSS conference – Friday

These are just meant to be brief overviews, I may write more detailed accounts later, I just want to get some notes about this conference down before I go to my next conference (tomorrow!). 1. Sexuality and the Spheres of … Continue reading

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If you enjoy filling out surveys…

If you enjoy filling out surveys I have posted a short series of questions on my research page and will post a new survey at least once a month. These surveys are not part of any official research and will … Continue reading

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I need 100 Self-Identified Asexuals to take this survey!

As part of my doctoral degree I need to collect 100 completed surveys from a specific demographic. My chosen demographic is self-identified asexuals. When I told the dean of students what my demographic was she laughed at me and said … Continue reading

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Article on HerCampus.com makes me proud of my alma mater and ashamed of fellow sexologist.

HerCampus.com has an article on Asexuality published today (2/17) called “Asexuality– Not Just for the Amoebas: What it’s like to be “ace” in college” which, like many articles, has great interviews with aces and miserable, mis-informed statements from a sexologist.

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Being an Asexual Sexologist is going to be really exhausting with professors like these…

Cool thing I learned a little about today at Sex School: Conceptualizing “sexual interest,” “sexual desire,” and “sexual capacity” as three independent factors when thinking about sexuality. Frustrating thing: When my professor perpetuated a misconception by coming right out and … Continue reading

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